Stylish hotel rooms located at the Bankside close to the Tate Modern.
Travelers seeking a stylish home base close to the Tate Modern will find satisfaction at this urban retreat. Within walking distance of the Southwark tube (Jubilee Line), citizenM hotel London Bankside has 192 rooms that attract trendy tourists and sophisticated business travelers alike. Here, guests can take advantage of many 24-hour facilities, which include concierge services, the canteenM cocktail bar and a full-service restaurant. Rooms are self-proclaimed “affordably luxurious,” and feature amenities such as oversized king beds, luxurious linens, ambient lighting, wall-to-wall windows, rain showers, furniture by Vitra, full-length mirrors, in-room safes, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access, on-demand movies, bespoke bath products, electronic blinds, climate control, LCD TVs, VoIP telephone rate calling, global plug adapters, in-room fridges and --- of note --- unique “mood pads” that allow touchscreen control of TV, blinds, temperature, lighting, alarms and more (think Facebook, social media, music, etc.). Despite this lengthy list of amenities, the hotel is not kid-friendly and doesn’t offer baby cots or extra beds; nor do they provide in-room coffee makers or teakettles. The welcoming lobby is styled like a set of contemporary living rooms, each in differing theme and style to foster productivity, relaxation, socializing or solitude with a good book. The hotel provides iMacs for guest use, self check-in via touchscreen terminals and the SocietyM meeting space comprised of seven rooms and able to accommodate up to 30 people (theater style).